Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.88
Liaison Brad Haydel
Submission Date June 6, 2016
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California State University, Los Angeles
EN-11: Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 4.06 / 5.00 Brad Haydel
Energy and Sustainability Manager
Facilities, Planning, Design and Construction
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Does the institution offer continuing education courses that address sustainability?:

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Total number of continuing education courses offered:

A copy of the list and brief descriptions of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:
A list and brief descriptions of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:

See attached

Does the institution have at least one sustainability-themed certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:

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Geographic Information Systems Certificate

The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Certificate is offered by the Department of Geosciences and Environment to students with up-to-date theory and technology in spatial analysis in urban planning, political science, and environmental studies. It provides students a Post-Baccalaureate alternative for acquiring a recognized certification for GIS competency. A total of 16 units in the following courses are required for the certificate. Refer to the Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Studies: General Information chapter of this catalog for general regulations governing all certificate programs. GIS certificate application forms: Application for Certificate and GIS Certificate

Upper Division (16 units)
•GEOG 369 - Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems (4)
•GEOG 463 - Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Applications in Urban Planning (4)
•GEOG 464 - Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Applications in Political Science (4)
•GEOG 465 - Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Applications in Environmental Studies (4)

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Open University allows anyone to take Cal State LA credit classes without being admitted to the university. For students not interested in a college degree, Open University may allow them to pursue personal interests, or enhance their professional skills.

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